Registrations are now open. Join us today!
There is still a lot of work to do on the wiki yet! More information about editing can be found here.
Already have an account?

Microsoft KB Archive/101328

From BetaArchive Wiki

PUB2: Insert Page Numbers Error Message Misleading

PUB2: Insert Page Numbers Error Message Misleading


The information in this article applies to:

 - Microsoft Publisher for Windows, versions 2.0, 2.0a


When attempting to insert page numbers on the background page, you may
receive the following message:

   To insert page numbers, you must first draw a text frame. Press F1
   now if you want more information about inserting page numbers.

This message is slightly misleading. You may also insert page numbers in a table


Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem in the Microsoft products
listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was corrected in Microsoft
Publisher 95 for Windows.


Steps to Reproduce Problem

1. On the Page menu, click Go To Background.

2. On the Page menu, click Insert Page Numbers.

Additional query words: 2.00  page number error err msg mspub 2.00a 3.00 pub3